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Carbon credits: time for a correction?

Mangrove forest capturing CO2 from the atmosphere
Carbon credits can take many forms, including nature-based sequestration, such as reforestation (Photo: Fahroni/Envato)

Many in the fragmented voluntary carbon credit market have welcomed new rules set out by the Integrity Council, but with projects and methodologies under review, organisations like Verra and Gold Standard are grappling with how to ensure confidence in this unregulated market.

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